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The Miami Dolphins added veteran receiver Chad Ochocinco to the roster shortly after the New England Patriots decided to release him The receiving corps of the Dolphins has been called into question, even after the addition of the 34-year old Chad Ochocinco. As the Miami Dolphins opened their last three-day minicamp of the offseason this afternoon, rookie head coach Joe Philbin told media members that there is no clear cut number one receiver on the Miami roster, especially surrounding Ochocinco. gets several media press releases from multiple NFL teams and the Dolphins happen to be one of those clubs. When asked this afternoon about Ochocinco’s role with the Dolphins, Philbin was veiled in his response. (On whether Chad Ochocinco can be a number 1 receiver in this offense) – “We’ll have to see. I like the work ethic of the guys we have, I like the competitiveness, and I like the progress they’ve made. We’re obviously going to learn a lot more after we play a co...

Ochocinco changing last name back

Chad Ochocinco is making a lot of changes, and one has to do with his last name. Is it all part of a makeover now that he's on a new team?

Ochocinco far from boisterous in minicamp

DAVIE, Fla. Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Ochocinco spoke for about one minute, 52 seconds on Tuesday. That was all the time he needed to prove himself enigmatic. Teammates described Ochocinco, recently jettisoned from New England, as funny, hard-working and a positive influence. Quarterback David Garrard said Dolphins players will be more upbeat with Ochocinco around. But...

Chad Ochocinco developing 'Brokeback Mountain' chemistry with teammates

Miami Dolphins WR Chad Ochocinco plans to make an instant impact on his new team and told the media on Tuesday that he's developing good chemistry with his teammates.   "I'm developing 'Brokeback Mountain chemistry with the players. I'm just having fun. It feels good too, to have a fresh start. I'm gonna do whatever I can not only to improve my game, but...

Is Chad Ochocinco warming up in South Bay?

In 2011 the writing was on the wall for former Cincinnati Bengals Wide Receiver turned New England Patriot, Chad Ochocinco; to have a standout year.  He had departed a slumping Bengals team with huge questions at quarterback for a Patriots team that was led by one of the game’s all-time greats.  With New England in [...]

Hanging Chad

After an incredibly disappointing season in New England, Chad Ochocinco has moved on and signed with the Miami Dolphins.  With the value of “The Ocho” at an all-time low, the last year reminds us of one cold, hard fact in dynasty leagues. Everything comes to an end. The player formerly known as Chad Johnson entered the league out of Oregon State and promptly surprised...

HBOchocinco in Miami- Is It All About The Publicity?

The last time Chad Ochocinco played a game of football in his native Miami, he was making his debut for the New England Patriots in Week 1 of the 2011 season.  Early in the game, he failed to step back from the line of scrimmage when the tight end motioned to his side, resulting in an illegal formation penalty and negating a 41-yard gain.The rest of his year in New England didn’t...

Chad Ochocinco “developing Brokeback Mountain type chemistry” with his teammates

Photo by Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Ochocinco told the media on Tuesday that he’s “developing Brokeback Mountain type chemistry” with his teammates.  It certainly looks like the old candid Ochocinco is back after taking a year-long leave of absence while playing up in New England with the Patriots. From what I could see from watching Ochocinco during...

Ochocinco's Comments

Chad Ochocinco drew quite the crowd when he addressed the media following Tuesday's minicamp practice. It was the first time the veteran wide receiver had spoken to reporters since signing with the Dolphins last week. While the interview session lasted only 1 minute, 43 seconds, Ochocinco nonetheless had his share of interesting comments.

Ochocinco proposed during 'Call of Duty'

According to fiancée Evelyn Lozada, Ochocinco had a jeweler come to the house and barely looked up from his game of Call of Duty to propose to her after she picked out a ring.

Miami Dolphins 53-man Roster Projection

David Garrard and Chad Ochocinco are hoping they can help the Dolphins contend in 2012. The 2011 NFL season was up and down for the Miami Dolphins as the team started the season 0-7 before rallying to win six of their last nine games in order to turn in a semi-respectable 6-10 record. After finishing last season on such a high note, the Dolphins had their sights set on acquiring...
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